To establish a national policy against State and local interference with interstate commerce on the Internet or online services, and to excise congressional jurisdiction over interstate commerce by establishing a moratorium on the imposition of exactions that would interfere with the free flow of commerce via the Internet, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 10, 1998
Length: 22 pages
105th Congress (1997–1998)
This bill was introduced on June 17, 1998, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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Mar 23, 1998
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Jun 17, 1998
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H.R. 3529 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3529. This is the one from the 105th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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